California native singer-songwriter Kyle Krone began his music career in the small idyllic seaside village of San Clemente, CA. As the founding member and frontman of the beloved indie rock band "The Shys" he cut his teeth in the LA music scene and found a home on legendary Sire Records joining the ranks of many of Krone’s music heros (Talking Heads, The Cure, and The Smiths). As the bands principal songwriter Krone was signed to the worlds largest independent Music Publisher Peer Music in 2005 which set the stage for a successful and dynamic songwriting career. The Shys recorded two critically acclaimed full length albums (2006 "Astoria" & 2008 "You'll Never Understand This Band The Way That I Do") three EP’s and toured domestically and internationally. The group found success with Krone's songs “Call In The Cavalry” “Never Gonna Die” and "The Hangman" The single “Never Gonna Die” earned Krone and the band a No.1 spot on The Billboard US Garage Rock Charts.
In the summer of 2011, after several years of touring with some of music's most lauded acts the 27 year old artist entered the studio with a fresh creative vision and a new found exuberance. Krone embarked on an exciting new solo career recording and producing his solo debut "For Those Who Think Young" with engineer Mark Rains (B.R.M.C, Robert Francis) The new album with its sophisticated idealism and dreamy imagery earned the artist an eclectic new audience. The fans and the press alike praised Krone’s new work and applauded the sonic shift.
Krone’s blend of charisma and creativity have carved out a unique career for a refreshingly original and enigmatic young musical talent. Following his successful debut Krone's music caught the attention of likeminded Producers and Artists who've enlisted his talents for various projects. An impressive ever growing list of co-writes have produced a wide ranging collection of original music from collaborations with the likes of grammy award winning producers Dave Cobb ( Strugill Simpson, Chris Stapleton ) and Mark Batson (Dr. Dre, Nas, 50 Cent, Alica Keys, Eminem) to highly regarded artists like L.A. (Luis A. Segura). Kyle has also lended his talents to iconic fashion labels GUESS, COACH, J.CREW & TOPSHOP for tasteful campaigns.featuring his music. You've heard Krone's music featured on networks like HBO, ABC, NBC, CBS, MLB, MTV, VH1 among others. Recently KK re-entered the studio armed with the cream of the crop from five years of writing to record his sophomore solo album "Sea Level" in Orange County, CA. On the strength of the albums singles Krone has joined forces with Hipgnosis Music Publishing and earned praise from the press with quotes like: "the new single “Vanilla Sun,” brings Krone back to the sun and sand, and the romanticism they evoke. Over chiming guitars, walks on the beach commingle with dancing in the streets in Krone’s increasingly sophisticated pop." - Buzz Bands LA